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May/June Horn Book Magazine starred reviews

illustration from THE FIELD by Jacqueline Alcántara

The following books will receive starred reviews in the May/June issue of The Horn Book Magazine:

 

Pie Is for Sharing; by Stephanie Parsley Ledyard; illustrated by Jason Chin (Porter/Roaring Brook)

Julián Is a Mermaid; written and illustrated by Jessica Love (Candlewick)

The Field; by Baptiste Paul; illustrated by Jacqueline Alcántara (NorthSouth)

Bus! Stop!; written and illustrated by James Yang (Viking)

Speak: The Graphic Novel; by Laurie Halse Anderson; illustrated by Emily Carroll (Farrar)

Be Prepared; written and illustrated by Vera Brosgol; color by Alec Longstreth (First Second/Roaring Brook)

Dread Nation; by Justina Ireland (Balzer + Bray/HarperCollins)

Baby Monkey, Private Eye; by Brian Selznick and David Serlin; illustrated by Brian Selznick (Scholastic)

A Round of Robins; by Katie Hesterman; illustrated by Sergio Ruzzier (Paulsen/Penguin)

The Truth About Bears; The Truth About Dolphins; The Truth About Hippos;

all written and illustrated by Maxwell Eaton III (Porter/Roaring Brook)

Roger Sutton About Roger Sutton

Roger Sutton has been the editor in chief of The Horn Book, Inc, since 1996. He was previously editor of The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books and a children's and young adult librarian. He received his M.A. in library science from the University of Chicago in 1982 and a B.A. from Pitzer College in 1978. Follow him on Twitter: @RogerReads.

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